Guess What? A Contest

One of my annual holiday traditions is creating our family Christmas card. In the last couple of days, I have drawn and copied, cut, folded and stacked all of the parts that will be ready to glue and assemble. With around 24 hours into this art project, I would guess that I am just about... Continue Reading →

Do You Think It’s Wonderful?

When you think about how many films you have viewed during your lifetime, have you ever wondered why some remain timeless? They can be watched over and over again without losing their impact. It’s a Wonderful Life is one of my favorites. Somehow this Christmas tale produced and directed by Frank Capra has kept its... Continue Reading →

10 Secrets of a Happy Marriage!

My husband, Danny, and I celebrated our 25th anniversary on October 10th. Many have asked, “What’s your secret to a happy marriage?” Here are my Top Ten Secrets! Secret #1: You have to be willing to go the extra mile. I went one thousand miles when moving from Wisconsin to Colorado after our wedding. Danny is... Continue Reading →

The Secret to Slowing Down Time

We all want to slow down time. The days slowly pass while the years fly by. There's a reason why we perceive time the way we do. Read on to find out how you can slow time's fleeting moments. Here in the sunny State of Colorado, the back-to-school blitz is on. The Target store aisles... Continue Reading →

Make a Wish!

When you make a wish, does one pop into your head or do you have to think for a minute or two? A wish is a hope or desire and I've had my share, but I’m really careful what I wish since so many have come true.

Want to Get Higher?

You never know what you might see in your own backyard, especially if you live in Colorado. While growing up in Wisconsin, I never once set eyes on a hot air balloon. The abundance of trees and lakes make cloud hopping too risky. My only experience with them was in the movie, The Wizard of Oz.... Continue Reading →

A Misspent Saturday Night

I think there is something wrong with me. I never give up. I am like the head on the ground in Monty Python and the Holy Grail who yells at the knight who has beheaded him, “Come back and fight like a man!” Saturday night I discovered my coral beaded choker had my favorite gold... Continue Reading →

Birthdays are for Celebrating!

Woohoo! It’s my birthday and I am celebrating another year of life. I know a lot of women my age bum out at the enormous amount of candles on their cake. They may rush to the plastic surgeon at the first sign of wrinkles, but I’m different. I look at wrinkles as a reminder of... Continue Reading →

Compassion to Concussions

I picked Trinity from The Matrix to go to battle for me in Clay Morgan’s March Movie Madness because she had it all: explosive strength, courage, intelligence, speed, beauty, and she rode a motorcycle like it was an extension of her own amazing body. She had those killer leather outfits, super cool shades and made... Continue Reading →

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